Go Back   iRV2 Forums > MOTORHOME FORUMS > Class A Motorhome Discussions
Click Here to Login
Join iRV2 Today

Mission Statement: Supporting thoughtful exchange of knowledge, values and experience among RV enthusiasts.
Reply
  This discussion is proudly sponsored by:
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about their products on iRV2
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 02-05-2014, 08:40 PM   #1
Junior Member
 
wbryson's Avatar
 
Winnebago Owners Club
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Medina, OH
Posts: 28
Winnebago Forza 34T

Bought a 2012 33' Fleetwood Storm from General RV in Canton OH, and regretted the day I bought it, not necessarily because it was a Fleetwood but because I couldn't get any response from General RV in Canton with the obvious problems, I had the unit in 3 times for the same issues and the were never repaired.
I just bought a 2014 Winnebago 34T from "again" General RV out of Michigan, from a very personable salesman named Dan, can anyone tell me the difference in.
1) The dealerships
2) The Overall purchases.

Thanks, Bill
__________________

__________________
Bill & Cheryl Bryson
Wanna be FULL TIMERS!
2014 Winnebago Forza
wbryson is offline   Reply With Quote
Join the #1 RV Forum Today - It's Totally Free!

iRV2.com RV Community - Are you about to start a new improvement on your RV or need some help with some maintenance? Do you need advice on what products to buy? Or maybe you can give others some advice? No matter where you fit in you'll find that iRV2 is a great community to join. Best of all it's totally FREE!

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest so you have limited access to our community. Please take the time to register and you will gain a lot of great new features including; the ability to participate in discussions, network with other RV owners, see fewer ads, upload photographs, create an RV blog, send private messages and so much, much more!

Old 08-01-2014, 11:51 PM   #2
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2014
Posts: 7
Hi Bill, I too have just bought a Forza. I have Rented Diesel Pushers in the past and have had no problems with handling on windy days, but the Forza is a handful in a cross wind.
How does your Forza handle in the wind?

David D.
__________________

__________________
davidd1921 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-06-2014, 06:17 PM   #3
Junior Member
 
wbryson's Avatar
 
Winnebago Owners Club
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Medina, OH
Posts: 28
Forza

Davidd,

I've had multiple driving nightmares with my Forza but Freightliner has eliminated all but the crosswind "swerving" if you will.
I have been looking for a sway bar but have been told there is no part number for the 2014 yet. If you hear of one please let me know!

Thanks, Bill
__________________
Bill & Cheryl Bryson
Wanna be FULL TIMERS!
2014 Winnebago Forza
wbryson is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-06-2014, 07:12 PM   #4
Member
 
Winnebago Owners Club
Join Date: Aug 2013
Posts: 34
We have a 2014 Forza 34T. We just added the Henderson Supersteer trim unit for the Safe-T-Plus (blue) steering stabilizer and the Henderson motion control units. My husband likes the trim unit...it helps keep his center line on windy days, uneven road etc. There are videos to show how it works. We haven't been able to get out since the 1 1/2 hour drive back but were more concerned with new toad braking system. DH says coach handled well and having to pass someone on the shoulder gave him more confidence with the coach.
What did they do for your coach at Freightliner to correct your drivability issues Bill?

Also we were told at Freightliner that they used 2 different size tie rods on the Forza. We couldn't get parts because we had to know the diameter and Freightliner can't tell you which ones they used. We had to have them measured while in for other work. Good luck!
__________________
Michelle and Joe E.
Coach:2014 Forza 34T DP Toad:2009 Jeep Wrangler 2-dr Sahara Braking:Air Force One
jomo1989 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-07-2014, 12:31 PM   #5
Member
 
DaveBunker's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2014
Location: Elk Grove, CA. 95758
Posts: 72
I hope you're not knocking the Storm. Sounds like a bad experience with the dealer. I took delivery of a 2014 Storm with only a couple problems (see my post). Even the dealer I purchased from has problems hiring competent help. Bottom line....any RV is only as good as the people you purchase from. Other than warranty issues, fix it yourself and be happy that it's done right the first time.
Happy motoring!


Sent from my iPhone using iRV2 - RV Forum🎥
__________________
2014 Fleetwood Storm
2001 Jeep Cherokee Larado toad
Blue OX tow bar, Patriot brake box, 4" drop receiver
DaveBunker is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
winnebago



Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
2014 Winnebago 34T Forza johngibson Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 40 07-25-2014 05:38 AM
Destination: Louisville - Winnebago Displays Exciting Lineup of Products at 51st RVIA DriVer RV Industry Press 0 12-03-2013 11:26 AM
Winnebago Industries Promotes Brion Brady to WinnebagoTowables National Sales Manager DriVer RV Industry Press 0 10-24-2013 09:43 AM
Winnebago Industries Launches Exciting NEW Products at Hershey RV Show DriVer RV Industry Press 0 09-09-2013 11:04 AM
Winnebago Industries Introduced Winnebago Forza at The Rally DriVer RV Industry Press 1 06-15-2013 07:50 PM

» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 11:42 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.